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Title: Long-term changes in the abundance and structure of the community of planktonic Rotifera in a humic lake, as a result of liming

Creator:

Ejsmont-Karabin, Jolanta

Date issued/created:

1996

Resource type:

Text

Subtitle:

Long-term changes

Contributor:

Polska Akademia Nauk. Instytut Ekologii

Publisher:

Oficyna Wydawnicza Instytutu Ekologii PAN

Place of publishing:

Dziekanów Leśny

Description:

Pages 39-51 : illustrations ; 24 cm ; Bibliographical references (pages 50-51) ; Abstract in Polish

Type of object:

Journal/Article

Abstract:

Work carried out at Lake Flosek – a smalI, humic mid-forest lake – involved an assessment of the scale and permanence of the changes wrought in the rotifer fauna by the liming of the lake carried out in 1970. In all the years of the study, the rotifer community remained typical for humic lakes, being dominated by species preferring low pH, having low abundance and low species diversity. However, the factor considered to determine such characteristics was not the reaction of the water (neutral or even weakly alkaline), but rather the low trophy of the lake. The changes that were observed in the rotifer community after 1966 would seem to have been a consequence of the paucity of algal food and of strong control of both the "top-down" and "bottom-up" types. The elevation of the pH associated with liming was directly implicated in the reconstruction of the species composition of rotifer communities by way of changes in the food base.

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Relation:

Ekologia Polska

Volume:

44

Issue:

1-2

Start page:

39

End page:

51

Detailed Resource Type:

Article

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:86876 ; ISSN 0420-9036

Source:

MiIZ PAN, call no. P.2840 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Language of abstract:

pol

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. [CC BY 3.0 PL] May be used within the scope specified in Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license, full text available at: ; -

Digitizing institution:

Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget.

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Open

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Oct 29, 2021

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Dec 3, 2019

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